Knott’s Berry Farm Flamingo Fling Event

June 11, 2022
11:00 am — 1:00pm


A party two years in the making!

You’re invited to join us for the Red Hat Society’s Flamingo Fling Luncheon at the historic Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. On Saturday, June 11, 2022, from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM PST, we will gather inside the theme park in the Boardwalk Ballroom for a flamazing great time!

What to expect? Enjoy face to face time with your RHS sisters, an all-you-can-eat Knott’s buffet (boysenberry pie anyone?!), musical entertainment by a great DJ, a special guest appearance by Snoopy himself, and admission to Knott’s Park (valid only on June 11th) which includes the fabulous Summer Nights extravaganza!

Flamingo mascot
Dress Recommendations

Dress in your flamingo best or Red Hat Society regalia is always appropriate. Choose comfortable shoes.

Event Details
9:00 AM

Registration opens near Starbucks outside of the main gates of Knott’s Berry Farm. Park admission ticket and Luncheon ticket will be included in your registration packet. If you have pre-purchased extra Park tickets, opportunity tickets or merchandise, these items will be in your packet as well.

11:00 AM

Boardwalk Ballroom opens, all-you-can-eat buffet opens for service until 12:30 PM.
Welcome remarks, Flamingo Parade, DJ begins
Snoopy arrives
Photo opportunities

12:30 PM

Buffet service concludes
REDuation Ceremony
Opportunity ticket drawing winners announced (Must be in attendance to win.)

1:00 PM

Luncheon ends
Enjoy the rest of your day and night at Knott’s Berry Farm!


Included in your park admission is the not-to-be-missed Knott’s Summer Nights, once the sun goes down, the dance party begins! Dazzling family-friendly entertainment abounds and includes live musical performance and DJs. No matter what your mood you’ll find something that suits your taste. From country, rock, mariachi, salsa, reggae, flamenco, top 40, and some of the hottest Southern California bands. In addition, if you wish, you may purchase inside the park, an optional tasting card to use to sample an array of delicious unique summer food offerings. Yum!

The Red Hat Society ticket price for a separate one-day Park admission is the lowest around at $50. Although the Flamingo Fling Luncheon is exclusively for members-only, unlimited tickets for a day at the Park and Summer Nights, may be purchased for family and friends and will be given to you to distribute at the RHS morning check-in.

Pricing Information
Event Package
Option 1
Event Package
Includes theme park ticket and luncheon ticket for $95.
Must be a current RHS Member to purchase this package.

Knott's Berry Farm theme park ticket only
Option 2
Knott's Berry Farm theme park ticket only
Select this option for a guest or family members traveling with you (tickets are valid only for Saturday, June 11, 2022). The luncheon is for current RHS members only, but family members, spouses, or other friends may take advantage of $50 per person theme park tickets. Once the luncheon is over, you can spend the rest of the day with your friends/family enjoying the park.

Do you hold a current Knott's Season Pass and are interested in attending?
Don't register here. Email for your option.
Once purchased, all event tickets are non-refundable, but transferable to another RHS membership.
Knott's park tickets purchased through the RHS are non-refundable and valid for entry on June 11, 2022, only.
  • Register Early for a Special Gift

    Register between April 11 - 25, 2022 and receive a complimentary Red Hat Elegant Lady pin. This beautiful pin is valued at $20.

  • All-You-Can-Eat Luncheon Buffet

    Please select your meal preference from the two options* below:

    Option 1:

    Knott’s Famous Fried Chicken and Grilled All Beef Hot Dogs

    Option 2:

    Gluten Free Pasta with Marinara and Vegan Cheese

    *Both options will also include unlimited Coca-Cola fountain beverage, potato chips, baked beans, sweet kernel corn, garden salad, boysenberry pie and freshly baked chocolate chip cookies.

  • Opportunity Tickets

    Opportunity Drawing tickets are available for purchase during the online registration process. The drawing will be held in “Pick-a-Prize” style. Just drop your tickets in the hat representing the prizes that you wish a chance to win. The more tickets dropped, the more chances to win! Several flamingo themed prizes, RHS prizes and Knott’s Berry Farm prizes will be up for grabs!

    $5 for 8 tickets

    $10 for 20 tickets

    Winners will be announced at approximately 12:45 PM at the conclusion of the Flamingo Fling event.

Pre-sale Merchandise

*Pre-purchased Event themed merchandise and/or pre-purchased opportunity tickets will be available for pick up at registration.

  • REDuation Ceremony

    One of our very own pink hatters from Hatquarters will be REDuated at the Flamingo Fling event and you are all invited to welcome Lashawn to play with the “big girls!”

    If you would like to be REDuated, please let us know at as we would love to celebrate your important milestone, too!

  • Location and Parking Information

    Knott’s Berry Farm

    8039 Beach Blvd

    Buena Park, CA 90620

    Park Hours for June 11, 2022: 9:00 AM —11:00 PM

    Current parking rates are $25 per vehicle. (Carpooling is recommended.) Parking lots open approximately one hour before the theme park opens. Reentry is not permitted into the parking lots for single day parking passes or All-Season Parking. Lockers are available inside the theme park. Prices vary depending on the size of the locker.

  • COVID-19 Statement

    The state of California strongly recommends that Park guests be either fully vaccinated or obtain a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours of attending the park. Wearing a mask is currently optional. If you do wear a mask, get a RHS one from Royal Splendor. They are really cute and comfortable. By participating in the event, you attest to understanding this recommendation.

  • Stay in the Loop (pun intended)

    Knott’s Berry Farm is cashless inside the Park. Stay in the loop, learn when and where the bands play! Get the Knott’s APP! Go to your APP store to download for the day.

  • Knott’s Park Map

    Download the park map here.